Briefings

Full Metal Jacket: Change of trustee in Utah aircraft owning common law trust triggers a metal transfer

21 May 2019

Dominic Pearson looks into the nature of common law trusts in Utah and how this affects aircraft owners. He considers the requirements for a metal transfer in the event of a change of trustee.

Italian “Growth Decree”

14 May 2019

Alfredo Guacci Esposito looks at the “Growth Decree”, Law Decree n. 34, which introduces several provisions aimed at boosting the Italian economy.

Pirate Ship Hijacking, who pays for the delay?

8 May 2019

Partner Evangelos Catsambas looks at the English High Court’s clarification of the scope of a typical time charterparty capture/seizure/arrest clause in the context of ship piracy and its impact on the shipping community.

Checking the right boxes to secure financing

1 May 2019

Our Partners, Lindsey Keeble, Christina Howard and Florian Kutzbach deliver key financing advice. First published by Port Strategy here: www.portstrategy.com.

Whose mine is it anyway? Jurisdiction and parent company liability for foreign subsidiaries

26 April 2019

Our authors take a look at the UK Supreme Court’s judgment in Vedanta Resources PLC v Lungowe. The decision contains important comments on determining parent company liability and which jurisdictions substantial justice can be obtained.

Residence permits in Greece: More options for foreign investors

23 April 2019

The existing legal framework on residence permits has been extended to investments on intangible assets in Greece